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At the Buzzer: Minnesota 75, Indiana 74

Quick thoughts on a 75-74 loss to Minnesota: How it happened: This one was there for the taking for Indiana. After a rough start for Minnesota, the Hoosiers had chances to build a comfortable lead early and led by as ...

What to Expect: Minnesota

Indiana travels to Minnesota on Wednesday night for its first of four remaining road games. The Golden Gophers are 18-7 overall and 6-6 in Big Ten play. The game will be broadcast on BTN at 9 p.m. ET with Cory ...

Tourney Watch: Indiana’s NCAA hopes continue to fade

Welcome to “Tourney Watch,” our weekly look at Indiana’s 2016-2017 NCAA tournament resume. This week’s edition takes a look at the damage done by IU’s losses to Purdue and Michigan, IU’s current nitty gritty profile, bracket projections and much more. Overview ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: February 13

Entering into the final stretch of the Big Ten schedule, the league is making as little sense as it has all year. Teams at the top of the standings are losing with more regularity, while those in the jumbled middle ...

At the Buzzer: Michigan 75, Indiana 63

Quick thoughts on a 75-63 loss to Michigan: How it happened: In a game it absolutely had to have to keep its NCAA tournament chances alive, Indiana delivered a dud in Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on Sunday afternoon. Turnovers set the tone ...

What to Expect: Michigan

With just six regular season games to play, Indiana hosts Michigan on Sunday in a critical contest for both teams. The Wolverines are coming off an impressive 86-57 win at home over Michigan State, but haven’t won a road game ...

At the Buzzer: Purdue 69, Indiana 64

Quick thoughts on a 69-64 loss to Purdue: How it happened: This was a battle from the opening tip. Indiana avoided a slow start and came out as the aggressor in the first half and had Purdue back on its heels ...

What to Expect: Purdue

Following Sunday’s 65-60 loss at Wisconsin, Indiana returns to Bloomington on Thursday night for a matchup with rival Purdue. The Boilermakers are 19-5 overall, 8-3 in the Big Ten and No. 16 in the latest Associated Press top 25 poll. ...

Tourney Watch: Home games represent major opportunity for IU

Welcome to “Tourney Watch,” our weekly look at Indiana’s 2016-2017 NCAA tournament resume. This week’s edition takes a look at last week’s performances by the Hoosiers, IU’s current nitty gritty profile, bracket projections and much more. Overview At 15-9, Indiana already ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: February 6

We’re into the back half of the Big Ten schedule and clear separation at the top is beginning to take hold. The middle of the league, however, remains a mediocre mess. Here’s a look at where each team stands after ...